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scrambling down the emergency chutes. and we learn of another 777 incident overnight. and developing storm. it could make a beeline for the florida coast and the southeast. sam is on the storm watch. oh. and the new twist on pitching that has everybody in the stadium glued to the infield. is this the most incredible first pitch ever? okay, major leaguers. how do you like that? that was an incredible first pitch. >> that was unbelievable. >> we'll show more of that later. we're going to have the latest on the bombshell testimony in the zimmerman trial.
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trayvon's father on the stand. and videotape of the three young women held captive in cleveland for a decade. you see them there right now. there they are the last pictures we saw of them ten years ago, before they were captured. alex perez has the dramatic and emotional story. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning, george. this is the first time we are directly hearing from the three, young women. they say they were so overcome with emotion by the outpouring of support from around the world, they had to say something. >> i want everyone to know how happy i am to be home, with my family and my friends. it's been unbelievable. >> reporter: for the first time, this morning, we are seeing and hearing from the three, young women who lived a nightmare. >> i want to thank everyone who has helped me and my family, through this entire ordeal. everyone who has been there to support us, it's been a blessing to have such an outpouring of love and kindness. >> reporter: in a video statement, amanda berry, gina dejesus, and michelle knight,
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seemed happy. often smiling and showing gratitude to the people who helped. >> thank you for your support. >> reporter: the young women never mention ariel castro, the man accused of beating, and holding them hostage for a decade. but they say two months since they escaped, they are slowly returning to a normal life. >> i may have been through hell and back. but i am strong enough to walk through hell with a smile on my face. and with my head held high and my feet firmly on the ground. walking hand-in-hand with my best friend, i will not let the situation define who i am. i will define the situation. i don't want to be consumed by hatred. >> reporter: one of the most touching moments comes from michelle knight. she was reportedly so severely beaten by her captor, she needed
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facial reconstructive surgery. now, through a gleaming smile, she talks about their strength and resolve, after surviving the unthinkable. >> be positive. learn that it's important to give than to receive. thank you for all your prayers. i'm looking forward to my brand-new life. thank you. >> reporter: and that special fund that was created for the girls after they were found, it's called the courage fund. it's grown to more than $1 million in donations, paid by more than 9,000 people. >> courage is an understatement. they are powerful women. >> it warms your heart to know they're doing as well as they are. now, to the breaking, new details on the deadly plane crash in california. we're seeing brand-new images this morning of the moments after flight 214 slammed into the runway. the heroic efforts by all onboard to get everyone off the plane. abc anchor david muir has been leading our coverage from san
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francisco and joins us again this morning. good morning, david. >> reporter: robin, good morning, again, from san francisco. and those images, so telling, showing the passengers racing to get off that jet. you can still see the wreckage over my shoulder here across the bay at the runway of the airport. federal investigators sitting down with the pilots, including the pilot in training. they will do so again today. and among the questions thalt be asking them, is why in the cockpit, they shut down computers and autopilot, 82 seconds before that crash-landing. abc news has learned that overnight the ntsb had its first meeting with the pilots of flight 214, including that pilot in training, his first time trying to land a boeing 777 in san francisco. that word comes just as new images emerge, revealing the passengers and their frantic efforts to get out of the jet alive. you can see the chutes deploy. and immediately, the passengers racing down them. >> my god. that's scary.
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>> reporter: the fire breaking out in the front of the plane. and this morning, we now know that that fire started with passengers still in the back. one-on-one with the first firefighters on the scene, they told me how they climbed up the chute, into the smoke-filled cabin, and found mangled seats and the passengers unable to get out. did you see fear? >> it was more shock that i saw. eyes light open. and people looks like they needed assistance. >> reporter: and this morning we are learning more about the other discovery. the two bodies, two teenage girls from china. one found on each side of the plane. the fire chief telling me a member of the team discovering that it looked as though one of the teenagers had been hit by a rescue truck. overnight, the teenagers' families from china, touching down in san francisco. the girls seen in this image, forming a heart with their arms. and amid the heartbreak, one story of true courage emerging,
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the flight attendants. one of them seen carrying a child on her back. lee yoon hye, trying to put the fires out herself. one of her colleagues, choking under the weight of the slide. helping the injured, she realized, she, too, had been hurt, breaking her tailbone. in front of the cameras in pain, and back in her uniform. she said her mind was clear from the moment of the crash, thinking to herself, i need to put out that fire. determined to put out that fire and determined to get the passengers off that plane. we did learn overnight of another scare involving a boeing 777 also headed here to san francisco. this time from tokyo. it turned around and returned after four hours of flight time because of a warning about a hydraulic fluid leak. obviously unrelated to this. but you can imagine the jitters when another boeing 777 with problems heading to this airport. let's get more from abc's
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aviation consultant. we now know the plane was going in very slowly. what's your theory on why? >> at 82 seconds, george, we know from yesterday, that the crew had the computer, flying both the airplane and the engines. at 82 seconds, they turned off the computers and were manually flying the airplane. so, it was almost as if you're driving down the road, you're going into exit and your take your foot off the accelerator. you continue to steer and you forgot to put your foot on the accelerat accelerator. it wasn't until seven seconds later, that the plane was almost at stall seed, that they realized, we need to fire up. >> the engines was on automatic. it's happening even though there's four pilots onboard? >> four pilots onboard. they had a check captain, one of the senior guys in the whole company. a very experienced pilot. there to keep an eye on. >> how is this going to change training? >> at least with asiana, they have to go back and look at the corporate culture.
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to make sure they're adhering to standards. and globally, all airmen will have to make sure they adhere to procedures and the way things ought to be done is clear. >> can't just rely on the machines. thanks very much. now, to the latest on that deadly train accident that devastated a small town in canada. the death toll is rising. and dozens are still missing. yet this morning, we're learning one amazing survivor story. abc's gio benitez has that story for us. >> reporter: this morning, even as investigators look for remains of the nearly 50 people missing, they are also focusing on what caused that runaway train to burst into flames. the lead investigator now says the type of tanker, which is also common in the u.s., is known to puncture. the monstrous blaze that destroyed much of downtown here began just after the parked rain rolled down a hill early saturday morning, landing just feet away from this packed bar. the musi cafe.
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the musical heart of this small town. >> we see a big wall of fire. and just tried to escape after that. >> reporter: bernard says he escaped only because he went outside for a cigarette. >> the first time that smoking a cigarette gives you life. >> reporter: look at this image of the area before the blast. now, look at it today. the block unrecognizable. what happened to the other people in that bar? >> i seen they don't have time. many people don't have time to escape. >> reporter: luc had just stepped outside. you were running? >> yes. >> reporter: this morning, he said there's no way the friends he left in that bar could have survived. and you know your friends -- yes. >> reporter: died? >> oh, certainly, eight. yeah.
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>> reporter: this morning, so many calling this the train from hell. investigators right now are trying to identify the bodies. but, robin, they can only rely on dna. >> my goodness. all right. thanks very much. >> so much devastation there. we're going to get the latest on edward snowden, under pressure from the u.s. he may finally be ready to move out of the no-man's land in the moscow airport. but it's not stopped him from speaking out. a new interview with "the guardian" has been released. brian ross is tracking his every move. >> reporter: this could be the week that 30-year-old snowden makes his move out of the moscow airport. diplomats in venezuela and russia, saying they've received his request for asylum. and it's up to him to choose a flight plan. this morning, snowden remains holed up somewhere near or in the moscow airport. out of sight. but a high-profile problem for the u.s. now, "the guardian" newspaper has made public, another part of
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the interview with the one-time nsa employee, who accurately predicted how the revelations of the surveillance programs would be received by the united states. >> they're going to say i committed grave crimes. violated the espionage act. they're going to say i've aided our enemies in making them aware of these systems. >> reporter: and that is exactly the case the u.s. has been making, with the latest salvo coming from the white house monday. again warning other countries there will be serious repercussions for any nation that helps snowden. >> he's been charged with a felony or felonies. as such, he should not be allowed to proceed in any further international travel, other than travel that would result in him returning to the united states. >> reporter: the u.s. says snowden has seriously hurt efforts to fight terrorism, by revealing the methods used to listen in on and track terrorists. snowden says he did not start out opposing the programs when
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he went to work in the u.s. intelligence community. >> i don't want to live in a world where everything this i say, everything i do, everyone i talk to, every expression of love or friendship is recorded. >> reporter: snowden most likely passed out of russia to venezuela, via the five-time-a-week flight to cuba. that flight left about an hour ago. and he was not on it, according to the personnel staking him out. >> even if he gets on one, it will go over u.s. air space. >> it does. and president obama says he will not scramble jets to go after the hacker. but there are things the u.s. could do. >> thanks very much. to amy robach in for josh, with the rest of the morning's top stories. >> good morning, everyone. we begin with a big headline about the war in afghanistan. president obama is considering
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withdrawing all u.s. troops from afghanistan next year. and that would change from the current plan. in recent weeks, the white house has become increasingly frustrated with afghan president hamid karzai. also, a stunning revolution about the hunt for osama bin laden. he was reportedly inside a car, pulled over for speeding in pakistan, not long after 9/11. but the police officer apparently didn't recognize him because bin laden was clean shaven. a leaked report reveals that bin laden wore a cowboy hat in his garden to avoid being spotted by drones. the white house is refusing to cut off aid to egypt. soldiers shot dozens of protesters monday. egypt's interim leader has called for new elections within six months. and closer to home, look at this severe storms dumping record rain in toronto in the middle of the evening rush, stranding thousands of commuters. opening up huge sinkholes and
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forcing the subway to close. firefighters had to use boats to rescue hundreds of people onboard. and country singer randy travis is in the hospital in critical condition at this hour. the 54-year-old is suffering from an enlarged heart, brought on by a virus. friends say travis thought he had a bad cold until things took a turn for the worse on sunday. well-wishes are streaming in from across the country. and we send ours his way, as well. finally, another reason to celebrate, the return of the twinkie. hostess says the snack will have a shelf life of 45 days when they hit the stores, as compared to the 46-day shelf life previous cakes. no word on what they're doing. the company says that's proprietary information. >> is the 45 days a good thing?
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>> that's what we were implying. that more tinki twinkies for ev. >> just as fresh the first day. >> day 45, as fresh as day 137. >> all right. who says there are no second acts in american life. politicians are proving f. skots fitzgerald wrong all the time. eliot spitzer, now running for office again, control of new york city. abc's claire shipman has the story. >> reporter: a new political lesson for eliot spitzer, infamy might work to his advantage. it brought the new york governor crowds he couldn't imagine, before his prostitution scandal cost him his job in 2008. a long way from this day. >> i am deeply sorry i did not live up to what was expected of me. i am resigning from the office of governor. >> reporter: maybe he was
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feeling left out after watching formerly disgraced congressman, now extremely serious new york mayoral candidate, anthony weiner, not only jump in the race but hit a three-way tie in the polls. >> i have a lot of work to do to reearn the trust of the voters and my colleagues in governors. >> reporter: and starring love-lorne rosario and carolina governor, mark sanford. >> the bottom line is, i've been unfaithful to my wife. >> reporter: voters didn't care. they recast him as a member of congress, with the other woman, now his fiancee, proudly at his side. >> i want to acknowledge, not just second chances. but third, fourth, fifth -- >> reporter: it's becoming a time-honored ritual. think former president bill clinton, among others. >> i did not have sexual relations with that woman, miss lewinsky. >> i had a relationship with
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miss lewinsky that was not appropriate. in fact, it was wrong. >> reporter: why are e penting bad boys so appealing? they can seem more human. >> personal family versus a public or professional family, someone being caught with their hand in the till, different than somewhere it shouldn't be outside of marriage. >> reporter: we don't want to suggest that a sex scandal is a good political strategy. and silda spitzer who was at his size when he resigned, a notable no-show. not clear if she'll be involved at all. >> she was not campaigning yesterday. >> oh, boy. isn't it time for the weather? >> chantal? >> and we didn't think the storm was going to amount to much more than a low-level tropical storm. now, there may be some interest on this for the east coast. let's keep up with this. this is what's going on with the idea of chantal.
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the hurricane center has this thing crossing barbados later today. and south of puerto rico. hocks over hispaniola. if it makes it past this, it may be in an area to strengthening a little bit. that puts it off the coast of florida, into the bahamas. the zone we don't want to see it and we have to watch carefully for. we're in agreement about the spaghetti models until we get over here to the island. at that point, we have to watch what's left of the storm. baby sitting the storm for the next foreseeable future. here's where the storms are on a roll. minneapolis, chicago, des moines, kansas city, goodland, detroit. two inches of rain in some of the storms.
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>> 76 degrees is our temperature in washington, d.c. the dewpoint is at 70. this is all very light right now from culpeper's stretching into loudoun county. the high-temperature today will be warm and muggy, around 90 degrees. drier weather by >> chantal is a storm to watch. we'll watch it. >> we will do it, sam. coming up, the latest in the
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>> good morning. as we told you on "good morning washington," hyattsville police are looking for two men had tried to rob someone by gunpoint. one of the victims grabbed the attackers gun and as the second suspect approached fired at least one shot. the couple ran off. no one was hurt. an african american worker was underground when he began suffering chest pains. rescuers with saddam up out of the pit. up out ofs lifted him the pit. no word on his condition. >> and murders several crash has northbound lanes blocked at belmont road.
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and on the outer loop of the heavy traffic. and on 95 northbound through woodbridge, average speed about 44 miles per hour. the way,showers on very light and to the west. is not quite to fredericksburg yet, but should be there in about half an hour. mostly cloudy skies in d.c. today. degrees a few showers and thunderstorms are possible after the noon hour. take a look at the seven-day forecast. dry air and it will cool down a little bit.
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my world has just been turned upside-down. >> trayvon martin's father in court yesterday, said his whole world turned upside-down when he found out his son had been killed. and also said he heard him saying help in the final moments. >> dan abrams will be joining us with that. also, the shocking video of a woman who wanted to hire a hitman to take out her husband. and the stunning reason she wanted to do it. you've got to hear this.
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this was shocking for many people. george clooney, now the most eligible one again. superstar and stacy keibler going their separate ways. why they reportedly split. we'll get into it. >> but remaining good friends, we hear. >> both bouncing back. let's get to the latest on the trial of george zimmerman. gripping and emotional testimony on monday. the defense arguing that something he says bolsters the case for zimmerman's innocence. abc's matt gutman has that story. >> reporter: for the first time, trayvon martin's grieving father on the stand. >> our world has just been turned upside-down. tracy martin telling jurors that these pleas for help. >> do you think he's yelling help? >> reporter: heard in the background of this 911 call, were his son screaming. >> i was listening to my son's last cry for help. i was listening to his life being taken.
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>> reporter: prosecutors never called martin to the stand. but on monday, the attorneys defending george zimmerman did, suggesting martin had changed his story to help the state's case. after initially telling police the voice he heard was not trayvon's. >> i never said, no, that wasn't my son's voice. i kind of shook my head and said, i can't tell. >> reporter: moments earlier, lead police investigator chris s serino, said he gave a different answer. >> he looked away. and under his breath, as i interpreted, said no. >> reporter: just who was crying for help has become the focus of much of the trial. the prosecutors believe the pleas for help came from 17-year-old martin. but zimmerman's lawyers brought a parade of friends on the stand saying the voice belonged to him. >> it was georgey. >> the voice, obviously changes. i've heard a 250-pound man, i mean, sound like a little girl.
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>> reporter: zimmerman has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder, claiming martin attacked him and he shot in self-defense, after those screams for help for ignored. adam pollack, the man who trained zimmerman in kick boxing, told jurors he was not a fighter. >> he didn't know how to effectively punch. he was predominantly fat. not a lot of muscle. >> reporter: but legal analysts say that's not justification for zimmerman pulling the trigger. >> he did testify that george zimmerman was a cream puff. but the cream puff had a gun. >> reporter: this morning, we expect the focus to shift from those phone calls to forensics. a noted pathologist is going to be put on the stand. the defense has put 12 witnesses on the stand so far. they're flying through it. it is possible they could wrap up their case as early as today. the jury could get this case as early as the end of the week. robin? >> we'll see what happens. matt, thank you. we're going to bring in
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abc's chief legal affairs anchor, dan abrams. a lot of attention, a lot of emphasis on the 911 call. tracy martin, trayvon's father, so emotional. how is this playing to the jury? >> the defense is calls witness after witness to say it was george zimmerman. even if this jury isn't sure, that's a win for the defense. that's reasonable doubt. so, i think that's all the defense is really trying to do here. calling tracy martin was a risky move. there's two police officers testified that the first time tracy martin heard that type, he did not think it was his son, tr trayvon. we have the police officers' testimony. they wanted to call tracy martin. in conjunction with getting an effort to undermine tracy martin, you get the very emotional, powerful side of tracy martin, the dad, testifying in effect on behalf of trayvon. >> and today, we heard him answer for it. and things continue, with a
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forensic expert. what do you think we're going to hear today? >> i think we're going to hear about george zimmerman's injuries and the gunshot wounds. is defensive.rying to sho this the defense wants to re-create, create a 3d recreation on how this could have happened. the judge hasn't ruled on how much of that she's going to let in. but that's how i think the defense wants to wrap all this up. they want to say, this is how we believe it could have occurred. >> matt said moving along quickly here. all along, you have been -- you have said, this is a tough case for the prosecution. >> yeah. >> and you still feel that way? >> yeah. after the prosecution's case, i believe it's hard to imagine, how based on the evidence, that the jurors have seen, they can convict as a legal matter on manslaughter or second-degree murder. but juries are impossible to predict. they make the decisions. and they sometimes choose to go their own way. there's others who say they
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wouldn't be ignoring the law. >> the jurors have heard every, single moment of testimony. >> that's right. >> we'll see what happens this week. >> all right. now, to the bizarre story about a woman caught on camera soliciting a hitman to kill her husband. you see her right there. she said killing him, get this, would be easier than divorcing him. and here's another twist. he's fighting to keep her out of prison. abc's john muller has the details. >> he's going to die. you understand that? >> makes me sad. >> reporter: this jaw-dropping video reveals a 21-year-old wife planning a hit on her husband. >> unless you can do it without breaking his back. >> reporter: julia merfeld met with a man she thought was a hitman for hire. >> so, you don't want it done in the house, then? >> it would be messy in the house. >> reporter: providing maps, and a sketch of her home, julia asked the hitman to make the hit look like a robbery.
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the hitman was an undercover cop. >> she had approached a co-worker about this idea. and that co-worker felt it serious enough and contacted law enforcement. >> reporter: it's why julia wanted to kill her husband that's most shocking of all. >> it's not that we were getting along. but it was easier than -- as terrible as it sounds, it was easier than divorcing him. i didn't have to worry about the judgment of my family. i didn't have to worry about breaking his heart. >> it was too embarrassing for her to be divorced. the new motive was probably greed, for the money. >> reporter: the money she was allegedly after, her husband's life insurance plan, worth $400,000. she used 50,000 of it to pay her hitman, which she planned to play in $9,000 installments. >> you watch both encounters. the first encounter and the second encounter. she's calm. she laughs quite a bit. chuckles, really, at some of the things, whether there's an open casket or closed casket.
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>> you want an open casket? >> i don't want an open casket. >> reporter: after that two meetings, julia was arrested and charged with a felony for soliciting murder. she pled guilty. >> she had every opportunity to call it off. >> reporter: now, this mother of two faces six years or more in prison, all because she didn't want a divorce. but her husband, the victim, says he doesn't want her to go to jail at all. for "good morning america," john muller, abc news, new york. >> that's one forgiving husband. >> yeah. >> i like the payment plan. installment situation. what do you have for us? >> we've been talking about how waterspouts have been developing all over the coast. we've been in this a stormy pattern. one developed yesterday around tampa bay. that's a waterspout. they rarely come onshore. when they do, they don't make that much damage. this one came onshore, north tampa bay. did some damage, as well.
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took down some trees and power lines. look how well-formed that is. that's the pattern we're in. it's likely because of this area of high pressure that we'll pump up the afternoon storms all over the east coast. the other thing this will do, if chantal makes it into the southeastern corner, that's the high pressure that wants to push whatever chantal is toward the coast of florida or in the south carolina or carolina area. here's where the big heat is. six states that have heat advisories out. stay >> good morning, washington. 76 degrees on this warm and muggy tuesday morning. showers possible west of i- >> all that weather was brought to you by invisiline. and another hot day on the west
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have reportedly split after two years together. abc's tai hernandez has our story. >> reporter: after two years of romance. >> clooney and keebler calling it quits. >> reporter: they have parted ways. over the years, the glamorous power-couple was a frequent favorite on the red carpet. >> i love the sandwich we're making here. >> i have no problem with this season sandwich at all. >> reporter: but the 52-year-old is once again back on the market. the pair reportedly ended their relationship on good terms weeks ago. and still talk regularly. so, what pulled these two apart? >> stacy wants a family and children someday. and she knows where george stands on that. >> reporter: rumors of a split were heard july 4th, when clooney was watching fireworks in italy. while this photo, posted to instagram shows stacy keibler
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with a mystery man in malibu. the last photographed together in march. clooney's been a busy bachelor over the years. in 1984, he married talia ballsam but divorced after three years. and has not been back to the altar since. >> you know you're never going to get married again? >> yes. >> why? >> because i wasn't very good at it. >> he has this pattern when he gets in relationships and, you know, after a year, or a year and a half, it's over. >> reporter: recent love interests include elisabetha. before that, he was linked to sara larsen for one year. but for now, we'll be waiting to see if any woman can take this eligible bachelor off the market. for "good morning america," tai hernandez, abc news, new york. >> i was going to say, that's one handsome man. >> he's very consistent about not wanting to get married. >> yeah. >> you know what you're getting
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still ahead on "gma," we're celebrating america. my favorite food in the country today. stay with us. >> live and in hd, this is abc7 news update. >> good morning. police are investigating a double stabbing in northeast washington. two men were stabbed just after midnight near the 100 block of 16th street.
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maderd yet if police have any arrests or on their conditions. rusty escaped from his enclosure on june 23 and was found the next day in adams morgan. after two weeks of observation, the zoo says he is fine and can resume his normal routine. let's get a check on the commute. togive yourself extra time deal with delays and backups. things are little worse than at theon 395 at the hov 14th street bridge. 270 southbound has also picked up a crash just before montrose. >> a little bit of light rain is
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fishing into fairfax county now and stretching southward. it is all very light, but is headed toward the metro. expect some light rain in half an hour or so. 76 degrees at this hour. it is very cloudy and overcast and also very she made. -- also very humid. expect more showers and thunderstorms this morning. a high as around 90 degrees. a better chance of storms wednesday and thursday and then drier air for the end of the week. >> thank you for watching. we will have another
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[ cheers and applause ] little picnic out there in times square this morning. great to have everyone here. we have a little picnic spirit inside, as well, this morning. >> yes. >> this is lara's favorite summer treat. >> don't you -- don't you -- >> can we have a little hint? >> oh. >> wait.
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>> one more. ♪ that's all i can tell you. >> your favorite food is inside there. >> indeed. and it's delightful. so, please stay tuned. you will want to hear all about it. >> it's part of a month-long celebration, what's great in america. and we cannot wait to find out. >> i hope you enjoy it. we have -- yeah. >> you're welcome. >> very good. >> very delicious. >> it will be worth the wait. i promise you. meantime, we have a drugstore spot for your high-end makeup. we're going to show you how to look your very best. and at rock-bottom prices. and inside the fast diet. folks on twitter say this has been working for them. they heard about it first on "gma." we're going to talk to the man behind the hottest plan to drop weight. he's live with us this morning. what can you eat on the fast
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diet? we'll find out. first, we'll get some news. amy robach in for josh today. >> good morning, everyone. we begin with that moving video overnight. the three, young women held captive inside a cleveland house of horrors for a decade are now speaking publicly for the first time since their escape. amanda berry, gina dejesus, and initi michelle knight, thanked their supporters, showing tremendous resilience. >> i have been to hell and back. but i'm strong enough to walk through hell with a smile on my face. >> michelle knight did not mention her alleged captor, ariel castro, who allegedly beat her so badly, she needed facial reconstructive surgery. they're eager to begin their new lives. federal investigators have questioned the pilots of asiana flight 214. we see the passengers scrambling down emergency chutes after saturday's crash. investigators are tryi to
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figure out why that plane came in for a landing so slowly. just this morning, the parents of the two chinese girls killed in the cash arrived in san francisco. an investigation is under way as to whether one of the girls was actually run over by a rescue truck. meantime, another boeing 777 had a problem overnight. a japan airlines flight from tokyo to san francisco, actually had to turn around because of a hydraulics problem. and new questions about the safety of a common household appliance we all love and need, the dishwasher. a new study found yours could be a breeded ground for potentially harmful fungus. this one is for you, robin. researchers found 62% of dishwashers tested positive for a fungus that could cause lung and skin infections. yuck. the rubber seal, you know it's gross. that's the trouble spot. bring out the bleach. going above and beyond to make sure she says yes. a california woman was enjoying
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a scenic helicopter ride with her boyfriend. but she didn't know, he had a surprise up his sleeve after they flew over pasadena. she got a bird's-eye view. in the middle of the world-famous rose bowl. jen, will you marry me? you know what i think with the impressive proposals? where does it go from there? >> come on, amy. >> i'm serious. the bar's here. maybe i'm just jealous. >> he didn't do it in front of 100,000 people. >> i think he did it in front of a couple million people. >> a true romantic. have a little "pop news." >> "pop news" time. we begin with rocker john jn bon jovi. he went to his hometown in
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new jersey, and presented a check for $1 million to go towards superstorm sandy recovery. he thanked the unsung heroes who have volunteered and given so much time and effort, for the cleanup after the storm. he reminisced about playing at his street block parties. and thinking back then how he had really made it big. >> he never forgets where he came from. >> a way to go home. >> there's a lot more needed in the cleanup of the areas that were hit by sandy. people need not to forget that. >> that's what he's saying, as well. john bn bon jovi. if you need inspiration to get in shape this summer, why not pick up "espn" the magazine. there's something for everyone. some of the great athletes -- >> that's gary player. >> some of the greatest athletes of our time, showing off their gifts. kenneth faried of the denver nuggets.
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>> oh. >> snowboarding champ, elena height. it was cold out. >> one of the reason the mets have so many fans, pitcher matt harvey. and gary player, who may be used to getting out of the rough. but can he do it in the buff? >> he looks good. >> 77 years old. >> 77 years young. >> that's called the body issue. >> the body issue, always one of the most popular. thank you, espn, for giving us another look. >> have all of the athletes at the espys next year. i'm more vited about that than them getting the award. >> the body issue. >> i'm not kidding. >> we're doing a "gma" the body issue. >> no. let's move on, shall we? instead of that, let's eat. this might be the most perfect snack ever for "pop news." popcorn, but infused with wine.
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pino noir, or on kettle corn. they're made by populance here in new york city. you slow down there. infused with wine from new zealand. no need to be over 21 to enjoy the snack. it's cooked at 325 degrees, which burns off the alcohol. >> what's the point? >> i love it. it's lemon. >> lemon? >> you have to swirl it around your mouth a little bit. >> there's an after-taste. >> cheers, everybody. that's "pop news." sam? >> when i saw you pull out the wine bottles, i'm like, i'm staying in for "pop news." >> these old things? i'll be removing this from the set. i don't want everybody to be left out. can we show the crowd shot? we're coming out momentarily. everybody starts off times square to kick off their summer, to hang out. if you want to hang out with us,
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for fun, we invite you to come out. we're coming out. but there was wine in the popcorn and i had to stay in. let's get to the boards. one or two things come going on. pictures out of barbados, as we watch chantal moving across the island right now. we believe this thing will pick up a little bit of strength with the winds. maybe a 75-mile-per-hour wind by the time it's moving across hispaniola. what happens wednesday into thursday. does it fall apart completely? does it move toward the southeastern coast of the u.s.? we have to watch this thing carefully. so, we hope you will stay with us and your local abc stations. look at the cooling trend coming into the northwest. even sacramento, even reno will pick up cooler temperatures. maybe it will take day two. maybe it's wednesday to thursday before you get it. so does l.a., as well. it's cooler, drier air. and you deserve a break in that area. yo
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crack's a little bit of light rain right now that still outside the beltway, but you can run into it if you're heading to manassass and dale city. washington, d.c., 77 degrees and it is muddy. -- muggy. >> all that -- when you said there's no alcohol in the popcorn. >> did i say that? here's what's coming up on our "gma morning menu." meet the divorce fixer. the fairy godmother for women. how she works her magic. and designer makeup at drugstore prices. how to get the same look that the celebs do for pennies on the dollar. are wedding bells about to
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from her husbands. linsey davis has that. >> reporter: that would be very appropriate. many are well aware, divorce can be expensive. especially during a time when your assets may be frozen and your money supply cut off. enter the woman that "the new york pose" is calling the divorce fairly godmother. the company being heralded as a divorcee's greatest asset. meet nicole knewman, a.k.a., the divorce fixer. >> women will be at a point in their lives, where it seems hopeless. they have nowhere to turn. >> reporter: the 34-year-old, is a former matrimonial attorney turned divorce financier. the company where she works provides loans to help pay for living expenses and to fund a good divorce lawyer. >> my ex-husband controlled all of the marital finances. >> reporter: this woman says she
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got a loan through noonan's company. she asked us not to reveal her identity because she's going through a divorce. >> it wasn't until we started going through the divorce proceedings and the bills started adding up. >> reporter: she's among the dozens of clients that noonan says the firm where she works has taken on. people who are considered asset-rich but cash poor. >> they have assets, but they come into them in the future. we want to bridge that gap and get some capital and money now. >> reporter: the typical loan is about $250,000. the firm charges between 12% and 20% interest. >> we get out of the sale of property. we get paid out of a split in the i.r.a. >> reporter: while some critics say it drags out the process and could cost the client even more money. but regina calls it genius. >> if you have filed a petition and you need to start paying rent, and finance your living
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expen expenses, you have to find a treasure chest somewhere. people will settle because they don't have the money to fight. >> reporter: that, the divorce fixer says, is where she comes in. >> we level the playing field for our clients. >> reporter: how so? >> we give them the ability to go into court. not getting less than what they deserve. >> reporter: the company has an array of clients. not just millionaires. but they say the majority of their clients are also women. >> thanks. let's get to dan abrams for more on this. good idea? >> well, look. it's a -- an interesting, novel business. as a business from a lawyer's perspective, it's a great business. she's only going to take the cases where she can make money. i'm going to take a percentage of that settlement. the notions that a lot of people next door is hard to believe. i have to believe that the only way for the lawyer to make a lot
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of money is in cases where, in theory, the husband has a lot of money to take. >> or something on the interest in the meantime, while they're waiting. what are the pitfalls? >> first of all, i want to make sure this doesn't lead to more people fighting it out. the ultimate goal should be a settlement and to get it done with. and my concern is, you have people with the loans out there who are going to want to fight it out and fight it out because they've got money at stake now. >> it can't good for anyone. >> that's right. >> mediation is the best, cheapest way to go. >> and divorces are so personal. you forget about that. this is looking at it from a business perspective. when i say it's a business, it's a good idea. but on a personal level, there's some real dangers here. but the women have to make sure that they knew what the fees are. what's the amount we're talking about? there's going to be more people who start doing this. so, shop around. >> people who are going to take advantage of that. >> you have to be careful in this kind of business. >> you don't want to end up in
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debt. >> right. that's the very reason you're going for it. >> they say they won't take anything if you don't get a settlement. >> and an emotional cost. >> that's the real thing. >> all right, dan. thanks so much. also sizzling on the "gma heat index," the drug-store versions of high designer makeup. can they help you look your best? becky worley has everything you need to know. >> reporter: designer cosmetics cost a fortune. when i came across beauty blogs that said they found drugstore alternatives, you know i had to try them for myself. we start with a complexion enhancer. this one from benefit, cost $26. this one at target for $12. >> lift up your cheekbone a little pit. >> reporter: let me look. request not tell a difference. >> reporter: next, matte satin
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taupe eye shadows. >> this is the mac one. >> sparkling. >> reporter: now, the l'oreal. >> that's so cool. i really like this one. >> reporter: l'oreal, mac. i can't tell that much of a difference. >> reporter: now, a blush from nars. and the exact name of the shade. i don't think i can say that on national tv. and it cost $29. the knockoff is called milani and cost us just $7. >> this is gorgeous. beautiful color. okay. now, we're going to try the milani. i have to add a lot more. >> reporter: but 29 bucks for a blush, versus $7? i don't see that big of a difference. finally, mac creme denude. $15. >> the other one made by elf. it's called natural nymph.
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>> reporter: the elf seemed a little chalky. the knockoff loses for me here. one note, why not testing how the makeup wears. this is a looks-only comparison. but the makeup on this side of my face cost $33. and on this side, over $90. you decide for yourself. glamming it up on the cheap, for "good morning america," becky worley, abc news, san francisco. >> i'm glad becky put that to the test for us. >> you can save money. >> and sometimes you splurge. burning up on the "heat index," pippa middleton is about to get engaged? reports that she and her boyfriend night be ready. lama hasan has our story. >> reporter: while the world waits for the baby cambridge,
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younger sister, pep pa, has tongues wagging and is stealing the headlines again from kate. she wowed the crowd and became an instant sensation at the royal wedding. and now, london's most famous it girl may be off the market. and while she spent the last two years fending off the paparazzi, now, it seems pippa could care less if she's snapped. pippa is in love. >> he came on the scene a long time ago. but he remains something of a mystery. >> reporter: her boyfriend of eight months, seems to be enamored with her most famous asset. and rumors are swirling the couple is moving in together. >> it's a big step. the one is a big statement to make. she has told her friends that, then that will say lots about how she feels about him. >> reporter: canoodling at wimbledon. they couldn't take their hands off one another. and william and kate's partner in crime, prince harry, has also
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made a love match. cressida captured harry's heart. he let the world know, she's a keeper, over a skiing holiday this spring. could marry, the world's most eligible bachelor, be walking down the aisle soon? >> i'm waiting to find the right person. someone who is willing to take on the job. >> i think despite after it seems they're very much in a relationship, i think it will be a while before we see him get down on one knee. >> reporter: we'll have to watch and wait. right now, the eyes of the world are on this hospital behind me, as we wait for william and kate to emerge from these doors, carrying their little one. there's no reason to break out the confetti and fascinators for harry and cressida just net. but they've been out a lot recently, seems to suggest this is serious. so, watch this. >> when i was in england, that's
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all everybody was talking about. >> really? >> did you go to wimbledon? >> oh, yeah. >> this just in. i liked this story, by the way. this young man has no record label. all of his credit cards are maxed out. a 23-year-old aspiring country singer with about 500,000 hits on youtube. chris connelly has the story. ♪ hitting here drinking my whisky ♪ >> reporter: it's the country-power ballad that doesn't fit the script. it's the $7,000 video that d skyrocketed. "all-american boy." from steve grand has broken new ground, by breaking away from exclusively boy-meets-girl romance. it tells the tale of a same-sex campfire crush, that leads to a
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plunge and a brief kiss, before a sweet-natured rebuffed and classically country yearning. >> i wrote it from the most purest, genuine place in my sole. it's not about being gay. it's about a longing for someone. >> reporter: yet, when they first learned he was gay, his parents sent him to straight therapy, he said. >> i felt like i was a shame to my parents. and i felt there was no way i could make them proud. and i felt like i was a constant disappointment. >> reporter: he'd been into music since boyhood. to pay the bills, he did odd jobs, including modeling. and bet everything he had on all-american boy. >> i funded the song myself. i was so obsessed with telling the story. and it resonated with thousands of people. >> reporter: he posted it online on june 2nd. it went viral almost immediately. those who are praising this all-american boy includes
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steve's parents. >> i was so moved by my mom. she said, you're touching so many people. >> reporter: chris connelly, abc news, new york. >> there's a success story. >> i'm sure it means more to him than anything. >> yeah. that's awesome. we have a lot more coming up. what do we have coming up? by the way, we're going to talk about the fast diet. people have said, on the fasting days, what can you seat? we'll talk to the doctor who created it. jeff daniels is walking around. "the newsroom" will be back. and we're going to have music. ciara, is coming up. >> stay with us. what's in the basket, lara? >> you have to wait.
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. >> alive and in hd, this is an abc7 news update. >> good morning. health officials in ocean city are warning about rabid raccoons after a series of attacks. the county health department has received a number of complaints in the last few weeks involving the area between 85th and 130th streets. anyone who sees a record and that appears rabbit, call animal
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control or police. weighing in on -- weighing in on a proposal to build a stadium for a minor league team today. the hagerstown suns have for aed a 30-year lease stadium that would seat 5000 people. the team is a class "a" friend to the national -- to the washington nationals. 395.lays coming in from a crash has cleared. the inbounds wheatland parkway just after an accident to the right side at staunton road. let's get a check on whether with jackie. down fromain coming the i-95 corridor to dale city to stafford and into
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fredericksburg as well. a new chance of thunderstorms later on this afternoon. 77 degrees right now in washington, d.c. and we are expecting a mix of sunshine and clouds with afternoon thunderstorms. but high around 90 degrees. we do expect showers wednesday and thursday and dryer by the end of the week. >> thank you for watching. another
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♪ check out those dancers getting ready for ciara, "body party." and she will be performing her hit, "i'm out" coming up. what's going on out here? >> i just cut the grass.
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and there was confusion about it being slippery. and lara had to find her bobble-head for the fourth. i want to tell you about an amazing documentary, that i produced about my good friend basketball legend pat summitt. nearly two years. it's been two years since she announced she had early onset dementia. pat set out to beat that challenge, as she has every other. the espn films "nine for ix", "pat x.o.," is on espn films. >> it's part of who i am. so, last season was, i think very special in a sense. and also very hard in a way because there's so much uncertainty. and the season just took on a whole new purpose, a whole new reason to even play.
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great to come together with our championship. and for us to give pat one last time to be celebrated for who she is. it was amazing. >> there wasn't a bottle -- at the same time, there was that sadness of the last laugh. >> she had the scissors in her hands to cut down the net. that was the unknown. you did not want it to be for anything in the world. but you couldn't help but think, this is her last trip up the ladder. >> you can see all of "pat x.o." tonight on our sister network, espn. we gave cameras to tell their story about pat. it's beautiful how they -- or what they feel and share. >> they're great, robin. >> and emotional, too.
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thank you, sam. >> you introduced us to pat. thank you for sharing her story throughout the years. and everybody, check this that out. >> tonight at 8:00, espn. i want to share something special in my life. we're celebrating the things we love about america. we want to hear from you, as well. this week, we're going to tell you about our favorite treats to eat. all-american style. yesterday, robin showed her shrimp poe boys. and i show you my go-to food. it's long island. and drumroll, please. my favorite food. it means so much to me. it's the pizza i grew up on. but it is not like any other. eddie's pizza. there is nothing like it in the world. take a look. ♪ the cosey dark confines of
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eddie's in new hyde park, new york, has a little something for everyone. >> it's a great pizza. >> i wouldn't eat here. but i come in. >> reporter: i practically grew up here. >> we knew lara when a she was a little girl. big swimmer. she would come in with a bunch of girls. >> reporter: today, the owner joe, and lorraine are still serving up my favorite pizza on the planet. the delicious thin-crusted cheesy goodness known as the bar pie. >> it's a thin crust and personal pie we've been serving since the 1930s. >> reporter: after all these years, they won't let me or you in on the secret. >> that's a trade secrets. >> typical to prepare, until you get to the crust, so crispy. and so delicious. but what exactly makes it so irresistible? these guys will never tell.
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>> stays at eddie's. >> great to see joe, lorraine, the gang. brings back great memories. my dad used to take me to eddie's after diving meets. and the anti-pasta salad, to die for. we didn't go out to long island. they brought their truck. we thank you so much, eddie's. i hope you are enjoying a little slice of heaven, from my own heart. >> i love -- that it is only 70 calories. >> the whole pie. >> it's the thin crust. >> so great. so crispy. just that little bit of sauce. and that great cheese. >> it's crispy. you know what i noticed about yesterday and today, you both have really strong memories about the food and why you love it and what it reminds you of
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and why it's so great. summ summer memories with food and everything. >> we want you to be part of our month-long celebration of all things america. send us your sizzling, summer hot spots, the places you love to go. all you need to do is go to our website, on yahoo! and we will celebrate right there with you. as we inhale -- >> it's really good. i wish i you could send us the food. don't send us the food by mail. we haven't perfected that yet. let's get to the boards. one or two things going on we thought we would share with you. a gorgeous shot of las vegas. the fire is about 30 miles away. you can see it in the distance. and yesterday, a beautiful shot of new hampshire. we had gorgeous shots from maine to new hampshire. beautiful waterside shots that were sent in during the day
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yesterday and early this morning. look at the rain that's headed toward the eastern seaboard. it's squeezing its way. in 18, 19 days in a row. from chicago, detroit, columbus, atlanta, it's another opportunity to pick up showers today. the good news is, you may break out with sunshine before you get the rain in there. >> good morning, everyone. just some white sprinkles in washington, d.c., but if you head south on i-95, it is going to pickup a bit. this >> all that weather was brought to you by the university of phoenix. oh, george? i'm here with jeff daniels, also known as will mcavoy.
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from "the newsroom." >> released the memorandum. >> by we, you mean me. >> he has sixth and fifth amendment protection. >> i don't care that he's dead. i care that we killed him, without a trial. >> you can't switch teams, declare your intention to kill as many americans as possible and be treated as an enemy of the state. >> and you can't be an enemy of the state without a cause. >> jeff daniel joins me now. you've become an anchor man. you pulled a peter jennings move. >> you did? >> not ringing the bell. >> that was feltless and still brilliant. >> what are we looking forward to this season? >> it ooh it's a really strong season. drone strikes. and as journalists, we make huge mistakes in reporting a certain story.
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and it stretches out for the whole season. >> you're starting to see it, the end of last season, the love stories are all picking up. >> yeah. will and mckenzie mchale, we love each other and adore each other and can't stand each other at the same time. when you think we're getting back together, i say something wrong. >> and something you said about aaron sorkin. he does flawed characters very well. will mcavoy, very flawed. >> but some characters. >> i remember with "terms of endearment," i cheat on debra winger. >> that's not a good thing to do. >> start with why. i cheated on her. and i got in a cab once. and a guy said, i just saw you on "terms of endearment."
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i hated you. and even with will mcavoy. get back with mckenzie. >> and you're going to film a sequel to "dumb and dumber." >> yes. i'm afraid that's going to happen. it's been 20 years. when we shoot it, i hope it's fall. it will be released next summer. what's crazy is i read the script. it's hysterical. we're middle aged and still that stupid. >> how about a teedz? >> a tease, yeah. the new season of "the newsroom" this sunday night on hbo. take the next tease, will mcavoy. coming up, we reveal the secrets of the fast diet. and the weight loss breakthrough
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[ cheers and applause ] welcome back to "gma," with dr. michael moser. the man who came up with the popular fad diet. it lets you limit your calories two days a week. and 1 500 calories for women, and 600 calories for men on
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those two days. >> absolutely right. >> now, you've come out with a new book, a collection of low-calorie recipes that lets us know what we can eat on those two days to make it simpler. >> talk me through for an idea for day one. >> let's talk about it. >> not yet. breakfast. that's where we start. >> it looked good. >>break fast that is low-calorie yogurt. so good for you. low sugar and low foot. add some almonds. that will add about 80 calories. the grams is about 260 calories. >> okay. >> not bad. >> talking about this as a serving. you have to train yourself to me that's your breakfast. this looks like a lot. >> actually, that is about the
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same. about 264 calories. what do you do with the meatballs to make that -- it smells good. >> it is turkey or pork. you can have lots of vegetables. the tomatoes, nutritional rich. >> you can have as much of that as you want. anything, that is clean on the plate. >> absolutely. that's the meal day one. and you can see a grand total of 528 calories. >> not bad at all. another example of a day you could do, that would be your breakfast. >> exactly. the oatmeal full of fiber. loots of good things to reduce your cholesterol. >> when you're thinking of oatmeal, is there a kind? >> i would go for something with lots of fiber in it. fiber keeps you full. >> and after this? >> i had a little --
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>> that's fit for summer. >> that is gorgeous. what happens is the lime adds flavor. but it's going to extract the iron from the vegetables. you get better absorption of your vitamins. >> that's an excellent thing. olive oil? >> let's -- >> okay. >> 143. >> let's do both of these together? >> this is lynch and dinner. that gives a bit of crunch. this one is salmon. >> that looks fantastic. >> that's 250 calories. >> pick up the book. it's in stores right now. you can find more recipes on our website, on yahoo! we have ciara. thanks to the dak.
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i know you saw her at the b.e.t. awards. ciara brought down the house with her new song, featuring nicki minaj "i'm out." she's going to perform that hot single live from her new record that goes on sale today. let's get caught up with ciara. >> so happy to be here. >> you are in a great place. like a new beginning for you. >> oh, yeah. >> reconnecting with your fans? >> absolutely. i'm so glad about where i am in my life. and the energy that's been flowing throughout has been amazing. >> you deserve it. and you can see the reaction from people, so happy to see you again. >> thank you so much. and you look so great. >> thank you. this old thing? >> i was like, oh, my gosh. you look amazing. you brought it. >> you said michael jackson, he really influenced you. >> absolutely.
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>> wants to make sure that this generation knows him. >> it's important to me with the gift that god's given me, to share my talents. if i can share what inspired me and my love, i can keep the it open for artists that paved the way. michael means so much. to me he does. >> now, performing "i'm out," the new hit from her just-released album, "ciara," here is ciara. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ ladies, it's your song so, as soon as this come on ♪ ♪ you should get out on the floor ♪ ♪ gon' and get your sexy on if you know that you better ♪ ♪ than the new girl that he on go 'head and tell him now ♪ ♪ you gon' miss me when i'm gone ♪ ♪ i just went through a break-up ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay but it's okay ♪ ♪ i got my cake up
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ooh, yay, yay, yay ♪ ♪ do my hair put on some makeup ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay tryna see where ♪ ♪ tonight gon' take us ♪ i put some pics up lookin' sexy ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay now this wanna text me ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay how much you wanna bet me? ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay he gon' regret ♪ ♪ the day he left me ooh, yay, yay, yay ♪ ♪ celebratin' the breakin' up oh, whoa ♪ ♪ bartender, go 'head and pour me a little more ♪ ♪ tonight, we gon' have us a good time ♪ ♪ let's have a toast to our good-byes, oh, whoa ♪ ♪ ladies, it's our song so, as soon as this come on ♪ ♪ you should get out on the floor ♪ ♪ gon' and get your sexy on if you know that you bett♪ o go 'head and tell him know ♪ ♪ you gon' miss me when i'm gone ♪ ♪ i'm out i'm out ♪ i'm out
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i'm out ♪ ♪ now tell me do my ladies run this ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay not even hammer ♪ ♪ can touch this ooh, yay, yay, yay ♪ ♪ we standin' up on all the couches ♪ tomorrow you ♪ oya ♪ this through yo ♪ ooh, ay that's why we o et h ♪ ooh, yay y see i found out ♪ ♪ tonight, i came out here to solve him ♪ ♪ ooh, yay, yay, yay ooh, yay, yay, yay ♪ ♪ celebratin' the breakin' up oh, whoa ♪ ♪ bartender, go 'head ♪ tonigh have us a good time ♪ ♪ let's have a toast to our good-byes, oh, whoa ♪ ♪ ladies, it's our song so, as soon as this come on ♪ ♪ you should get out on the floor ♪ ♪ gon' anet o if you know thayou ♪ then the new girl th on ♪ when i'm gone ♪
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♪ i'm out shi geti pu you ♪ i got you hot ♪ ♪ make you stop when you see me, see me ♪ ♪ you got your hand up talkin' 'bout gimme, gimme ♪ ♪ no, no, no no, no, no ♪ ♪ ladies, it's our song so as soon as this come on ♪ you gone miss me when i'm gone ♪ ♪ i'm out i'm out ♪ ♪ i'm out i'm out ♪ ♪ i'm out [ cheers and applause ]
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[ cheers and applause ] brand-new music from ciara is out now. thank you for being here.
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>> live and in hd, this is an abc7 news update. >> good morning. dramatic video of a rescue after eramet -- after a medical emergency at the museum of african-american history. a construction worker was underground when he began to suffer from chest pains. himuers got him out and put into an ambulance. at this point, no word on his .ondition and sproat -- buying supermarkets for nearly $2.5 billion in cash. to close anyplans stores.
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>> on this wheatland parkway just after stanton road along 295, a fender bender in the right kind. 193,he outer loop of route the right lane near university is blocked. showers along i-95 and spreading east now into charles county as well as prince george's county. we're expecting them to be very light. a better chance of showers and thunderstorms after the noon hour today. gaithersburg and the temperature at quantico, 75 degrees. warm and humid after showers and thunderstorms with a high around 90 degrees. more rain tomorrow and the next
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day before drying out by friday. >> thank you for
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announcer: it's "live! with kelly & michael." today, from the comedy grown-up grown-up, david spade. and from the new series "get out alive with bear grylls," survival expert bear grylls. plus, what to do when you bring your new pup home as we continue "live"'s "bow wow week." all next on "live."


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